18 months
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19787 EUR/year
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About

This Event Management program at Swiss School of Higher Education breaks down the concept of an event and provides the knowledge and tools to create value and deliver a successful event experience for your stakeholders, sponsors and participants 

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Overview

The Event Management program from Swiss School of Higher Education provides an overview of different types of events and their specific requirements in terms of operational planning. 

This course will analyze the motivations and expectations of clients today and the evolving event environment.   

Demand is growing in the Event Industry with an estimated 200 million people who work in the Event Management field. These festivals, sports events, music concerts, conferences, exhibitions and meetings are an economic and social driver for many companies, cities, regions and countries. Examples of these include: The Montreux Jazz Festival, The Olympics, the World Cup, the Rio de Janerio Carnival and the Davos Economic Forum.

Students who have graduated with a Diploma in Master of Business Administration have found exciting jobs with International companies such as: UEFA, FIFA, IOC, FIBA and a variety of major Event Companies and Organizations.

The Event Management program provides students with many career options at higher levels as it combines a number of profound business disciplines, such as management, marketing, finance, business communication, business ethics and many others that are needed to further your career in this dynamic field.

At the end of the Event Management studies students are required to complete an internship, which will give them practical experience and shape their theoretical knowledge in the industry.

Examples of Career Opportunities

  • Pro Sports Teams
  • International Sport Governing Bodies: IOC, FIS, UEFA, FIFA, FIBA
  • Music and Art Festivals (Tomorrowland, Burning Man, Glastonbury)
  • Brands and sponsorships (Red Bull, Omega, Rolex)
  • Arenas (O2, Allianz Arena)
  • Theme parks (Disney, Four Flags, EURO Park)
  • Movies
  • TV production

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Management Accounting
  • International Marketing
  • HR Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Communication
  • Strategic Business Management
  • Managing Across Cultures
  • Industrial Workshops
  • Career Seminar
  • Negotiation 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus, Blended
  • Fully structured
  • Regular mandatory meetings
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed SSHE application form
  • Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates obtained.
  • Passport photo scan
  • Photocopy of valid passport or permit.
  • Receipt for the payment of the application fee. 
  • CV or Resume
  • 2 recommendation letters

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19787 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29681 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    19787 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29681 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
  • 32 200 CHF
  • 30% scholarship on all tuition fees to all Ukrainian students that were affected by the current political situation. To be eligible a student will just need proof that he is a Ukrainian citizen and then this reduction (30%) will be automatically applied to his total tuition fees. 

Living costs for Montreux

1700 - 2200 CHF /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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